Richmond Memorial Hall – Tomintoul

Tomintoul, Ballindalloch, AB37 9ET

Location description

Meeting location for the Tomintoul and Glenlivet Landscape Partnership who regularly hold events here.

Location event organiser

Tomintoul and Glenlivet Landscape Partnership organises stargazing events at this location.

Astronomical society

Meeting place for local astronomical society, often in a location that enables stargazing and observing.

Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a rural setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

When to stargaze at Richmond Memorial Hall - Tomintoul

This location's rural setting means it benefits from dark skies depending on the time of the year and lunar cycle. In the calendar below where you can see stars indicates when the skies will be dark and the best time to stargaze. Yellow areas show the adverse effects of daylight (bold) and moonlight (faded). Hover over a day to see darkness times or click on a date for more information.

Stargazing events at this location

There are no known forthcoming events at this location. Previously there have been 10 events with the last one being on 15th March 2020 organised by Tomintoul and Glenlivet Landscape Partnership.


When to visit

The best time to visit Richmond Memorial Hall - Tomintoul can be found on this dark skies calendar.

Add to favourites

To add this location to your favourites and receive optional stargazing event notifications simply login or register.

Telescopes for beginners

Thinking of purchasing a telescope!? See our guide as to which telescopes we recommend for beginners.

Register to receive stargazing event notifications